EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

The Speech and Language Resource Guides for individuals with Down syndrome have been generously provided to the National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) and its members by Dr. Libby Kumin,  Ph.D., CCC-SLP, and Loyola College of Maryland. Other resources have been provided by members, community partners, and found through research.

 

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Early Intervention
Early Intervention

Learn about Early Intervention, the services offered in Nevada, and how to apply. Via the State of Nevada's Department of Health and Human Services.

Basis for Speech, Language and Communication in People with Down Syndrome
Basis for Speech, Language and Communication in People with Down Syndrome

The Basis for Speech, Language and Communication in people with Down syndrome. By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Birth to First Word
Birth to First Word

Speech and language resource guide for parents of young children with Down syndrome: Birth to first word. By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

First Words to Phrases
First Words to Phrases

Speech and language resource guide for parents of young children with Down syndrome: First words to phrases. By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

For Children in Preschool Through Kindergarten
For Children in Preschool Through Kindergarten

Speech and language resource guide for parents of young children with Down syndrome: Preschool through Kindergarten. By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

For Parents of School-Age Children with Down Syndrome
For Parents of School-Age Children with Down Syndrome

Speech and language resource guide for parents of young children with Down syndrome: For Parents of School-Age Children with Down Syndrome. By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

For Adolescents with Down Syndrome
For Adolescents with Down Syndrome

Speech and language resource guide for parents of young children with Down syndrome: For Adolescents with Down Syndrome. By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Adults with Down Syndrome And Their Parents
Adults with Down Syndrome And Their Parents

Speech and language resource guide for Adults with Down Syndrome And Their Parents. By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Childhood Apraxia of Speech Resource Guide
Childhood Apraxia of Speech Resource Guide

Childhood Apraxia of Speech Resource Guide By Libby Kumin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP